October 20th, 2014
The Berestain Bears are set to be live in Poteau this weekend.
Shows start at 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. Sunday, October 26 in the Donald W. Reynolds Center. Tickers are $10 all ages and include VIP meet-and-greet.
The Berestain Bears are part of a popular children's book series and have been featured in dolls, games, puzzles and animated cartoons. The show is an adaptation of the classic children's book series by Stan and Jan Berenstain.
For more information call (918) 647-4204 or visit poteaureynoldscenter.com.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) â€” Two Oklahoma Air National Guard F-16 fighter jets flying a training exercise out of Tulsa collided in midair over southern Kansas, causing one of the pilots to eject from the aircraft.
Oklahoma National Guard spokesman Col. Max Moss says neither pilot was seriously injured in the collision Monday afternoon southwest of Howard, Kansas.
Moss says the pilot of one jet was able to return to Tulsa International Airport and landed safely. That aircraft was met on the tarmac by several fire and rescue vehicles.
The following people were booked into the LeFlore County Detention Center overnight. The information was gathered from the jail's daily roster and only shows booking information. Only those with a case number listed have been charged. Stay tuned each morning to see who was arrested overnight.
CF â€”Â criminal felony
CMâ€” criminal misdemeanor
FD â€”Â family docket such as child support
For more information about an arrestee, you can search by name or case number on www.ODCR.com or www.OSCN.net.
Chelsey Hale, Howe warrant; $275 bond
VIDEO: Bob Stoops postgame news conference after loss to Kansas St.
Listen to Bob Stoops' postgame news conference after OU's 31-30 loss to Kansas State.
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OKLAHOMA CITY â€” As the Oklahoma City Thunder begin their seventh season here in Oklahoma, there are many expectations on this yearâ€™s team. After reaching the National Basketball Association Finals in 2012, the past two years have ended earlier in the playoffs than was anticipated. Injuries have played a huge part in those failings in the postseason, but no one will remember those injuries, just that the Thunder failed to reach the Finals once again.
The Poteau Youth Wrestling practices have started.
Open wrestlers will practice from 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays and from 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays.
The organizationâ€™s own tournament will be Nov. 8 at Sherman Floyd Fieldhouse.
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The 2014-15 Poteau Buccaneer Basketball League will begin its season soon. Anyone wishing to coach a team needs to call Billy Bond at (918) 647-1939 or by e-mail at email@example.com for additional information.
For the first time, the NOAA Conference had an all-conference softball team, with many Poteau Lady Pirates and Spiro Lady Bulldogs, who were the conference runners-up to Sallisaw, on the team.
Poteau first baseman Lexie Wooten and Spiro pitcher Hannah Gilliam, catcher Morgan Shaw and second baseman Bailey Cox made the first team all-conference.
On the second team all-conference were Poteau second baseman Maci McMillin, shortstop Sunnie McConnell and outfielder Maddison Williamson and Spiro outfielder Hannah Tobler and first baseman Aubryelle Sebo.
The Carl Albert State College basketball teams each will have new assistant coaches. Kaylena Andersen will be CASC womenâ€™s coach Jeff Tadtmanâ€™s assistant, while Ronnie Williford Jr. will be CASC menâ€™s coach Mike St. Johnâ€™s assistant.